By Any Means will be hosting a night of friendly gamer competition this Thursday (October 11) at the 40/40 Club and has your chance to enter and play for a chance to win a grand cash prize, gift bag and more. Set to take place at the 40/40 Club in NYC's Flatiron District, with appearances by host Troy Ave and more, the tournament will find players putting their best skills to test in Madden 13 and NBA 2K13. Think you got what it takes?

The first reader to e-mail with the answer to the following question will be added to the tournament: What St. John's University alum did "By Any Means" help get a
recording deal?

Entries must include a full name (first and last), along with “BAM Tournament” in the e-mail subject line. This contest is limited to fans, who are 21-years-old and up and will be in the New York City area on Thursday night.

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